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Why not even exercise will undo the harm of sitting all day—and what you can do about it

A large review recently published in The Journal of the National Cancer Institute confirms what we’ve been hearing for years: Sitting can be fatal.<p>It’s been linked to cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. In this latest meta-analysis, Daniela Schmid and Michael F. Leitzmann of the …

5 Dream Trips You Can Actually Afford

Yes, you CAN afford to visit Machu Picchu! Try going with an affordable group tour by G Adventures. <i>(Photo courtesy of Luq1/Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.)</i><p>Think dream trips like Europe and Hawaii are totally out of reach? You'd be surprised how many affordable packages are …

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Why white zinfandel is cool again: 4 bottles to try now

You might think you know white zinfandel: pink, sweet, and often served—yes—on the rocks. Fans buy a whopping 10 million cases annually, but the wine has always had an image problem. Serious wine types rarely cop to drinking the stuff—too syrupy, too mass-market—but now, thanks to a crew of …

10 Ways to Make Ribs for the Fourth of July

The Fourth of July is right around the corner! Get some grilling practice this weekend with these ten incredible recipes for ribs.<p>The Fourth of July …

Marinated Flank Steak

Toast peppercorns, coriander, fennel, chiles de àrbol, and bay leaves in a small skillet over high heat, stirring occasionally, until fragrant, 2 to …

Sommelier not required? The new WineGlass app could be a game changer

A new iPhone app called WineGlass is poised to change the way wine drinkers order wine in restaurants. Partnering with CellarTracker, the online database of wine prices and opinions, WineGlass helps both the clueless and the semi-knowledgeable pick an appropriate wine.<p>No more calling a hotline or a …

Aereo loses copyright fight at Supreme Court

The Supreme Court ruled Internet streaming service Aereo illegal Wednesday, handing traditional broadcasters a resounding victory against an upstart that threatened to upend their business model.<p>In a 6-3 decision, the high court ruled that Aereo is infringing broadcasters’ copyright when it picks …

Which Radishes Are Best for Snacking? For Pickling? Our Guide, from French Breakfasts to Easter Eggs

You can do anything with radishes—eat them raw, pickled, roasted, and more. Here's how to use 5 different kinds, from French Breakfasts to Easter Eggs<p>Anything I can dip in butter and salt is my idea of a perfect food. That’s why I love radishes—from French Breakfasts, with their diminutive size and …

Balsamic Rosemary Onion Jam

This is a big one folks.<p>Perhaps the biggest one yet.<p>In collaboration with Anolon® and their <i>Make It Yours</i> campaign this holiday season, I’m so excited …

Homemade Red Wine Barbecue Sauce

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>Even though our ground is still white with snow here in the north, we are all anxiously awaiting spring -- and barbecue season. What better way to get ready than a big vat of your own homemade barbecue sauce? It takes less than 5 minutes to measure all the ingredients into a saucepan, …

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Easy Homemade Cilantro Pesto

May 15, 2013 by Laurie McNamara<p><i>Cilantro pesto: Fresh cilantro whipped into pesto with a toasted almonds, cotija cheese and garlic. Try it on chicken</i> …

Italian Salsa Verde

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>More a condiment then a chip dip this Italian version of a green sauce is brilliant on almost anything, from eggs to meatball subs. My version is not exactly traditional, I am an anchovy lover but in this recipe I left out the anchovies for no other reason then I don't like them in …

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How To Make Vietnamese Spring Rolls (Summer Rolls) with Spicy Peanut Sauce

<b>Make the spicy peanut sauce:</b> Whisk together all the ingredients for the sauce until smooth and creamy, and set aside.<p><b>Make the rice noodle filling:</b> If …

Ancho-Raisin Sauce Recipe

With its bittersweet, tangy intensity, this salsa-like blend is best partnered with heartier, meaty dishes like grilled skirt steak.<p><b>Read more: Sauced: Ancho-Raisin Sauce</b><p>Ingredients1 large ancho chile2 cups brewed coffee1/2 cup raisins1 teaspoon cocoa powder4 tablespoons (1/2 stick) unsalted butter1 …

Sriracha Mayo

Makes about 5 tablespoons<p>June 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon Sriracha<p>1 tablespoon chicken broth, reduced down from 1/2 cup<p>3 tablespoons mayo<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Mix Sriracha, chicken broth reduction, and mayo. Slather it on a roast pork sandwich with hard-boiled eggs.<p>Nutritional Content<p>Hide …

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Modern Sauces Based on Citrus, Herbs, Garlic, and Olive Oil

In the new world of sauces, it's not butter but garlic, herbs, citrus, and olive oil that bring flavor and a refreshing lightness<p>When it comes to making sauces today, old-school rules no longer apply. These bright vegetable-, citrus-, and herb-based mixes add a jolt of flavor to just about any dish …

Mint Mojo (Puerto Rican-style Garlic Sauce with Mint) Recipe

An herbal sauce made with mint and parsley, flavored with garlic and citrus juice. This variation of Mojo is based off of the green and herbaceous Puerto Rican version that closely resembles Italian salsa verde.<p><b>Note:</b> Sour oranges can be found in most Latin grocers. If unavailable, substitute with 1 …

Spicy Peanut Sauce Recipe

This spicy peanut sauce isn't hot just for heat's sake—it combines different types of hot spices to build complexity and create a delicious, multi-layered sauce.<p><b>Read more: Sauced: Spicy Peanut Sauce</b><p>Ingredients1/2 cup creamy peanut butter1/4 cup hot water2 tablespoons Thai red curry paste2 …

Recipe: Aïoli

This garlicly mayonnaise goes well with raw vegetables, and all grilled foods, so we like to serve it during the summer, but it is also a nice …

A Super Slow-Cooked Recipe: Jammy Tomato-Onion Sauce

That a handful of overripe tomatoes on the verge of getting thrown in the compost can be transformed into something so deeply-flavorful, so …

Too Many Cooks: Our Favorite Dishes of 2013

<i>You'll be hearing from the staff at Food52 in Too Many Cooks, our group column in which we pool our answers to questions about food, cooking, life, and more.</i><p>2013 was a good year. We worked hard, we aimed high, we cooked our socks off, and we ate well. Really well. So, naturally, we've rounded up …

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18 easy Paleo diet recipes

Does the Paleo Diet work? Some men will answer that quesiton with a “Hell, yes!” Others? They’re more skeptical.<p>But whether you’ve gone full Paleo, …

Creamy Dijon Mustard Chicken Recipe

On my first trip to France in my early twenties, I came back with a set of French blue handled bistro flatware that I ended up using for years, and 7 …

Chicken Pasta e Fagiole with Smoked Paprika Recipe

<b>Notes:</b> Garbanzo beans or white beans can be substituted for the kidney beans.<p><b>Read more: Chicken Dinners: Chicken Pasta e Fagioli with Smoked Paprika</b><p>Ingredients3 tablespoons olive oil, divided3 ounces pancetta, finely chopped (optional)2 medium onions, finely chopped (about 1 3/4 cups)1 bay leaf6 …

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Mushroom Gravy Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Use vegetable stock in place of the chicken and beef to make this gravy vegetarian.<p><b>Read more: Sauced: Mushroom Gravy</b><p>Ingredients4 cups homemade or store-bought low-sodium chicken or beef stock (or a mix, see note)1/2 ounces dried porcini mushrooms6 tablespoons tablespoons butter6 ounces …

Triple Garlic Pasta With Oven-Dried Tomatoes, Olives, and Breadcrumbs Recipe

A flavor-packed pasta dish made with oven-dried tomatoes, garlic, olives, and crispy seasoned breadcrumbs.<p><b>Read more: The Vegan Experience: Triple Garlic Pasta With Oven-Dried Tomatoes, Olives, and Bread Crumbs</b><p>Ingredients1 quart cherry or plum tomatoes, split in half10 cloves garlic (4 thinly …

Steak & Mango Stir-Fry

You know how when you read through some recipes, you know you’re going to love them? That’s totally how I felt when I read this recipe. Except I knew …

How to Make Dukkah at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Jeanine Donofrio from Love and Lemons is sharing a versatile Middle Eastern spice mix that will spice up your life -- or at least your dinner.</i><p>For …

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